Genres:Folk, Jazz - Dixieland/Ragtime, Jazz - 20’s - 40’s, Specialty - HumanDrama/Emotions, Specialty - Classic - Cinematic, Rock - Roots Rock, Rock - Indie Rock, Rock - Hard Rock/Classic, Blues - Electric
Creation of the Singer/Guitarist/Dancer JT Nolan, The Lovely and Talented exist as a dynamic package of genre bending style and sound. Joined by Singer/Pianist/Accordionist/Dancer Kate Shoup, Drummer David Petry and Electric Bassist Matt Skellenger, The Lovelies fuse international influences of Sambas, Boleros, and Gypsy Swing into American Folk, Blues and Old Time Jazz. Accompanied by Tap Dancing from JT and Kate, the Lovelies implement the best of Rhythms from all over the world. This powerful combination of styles and genres that have been described as unclassifiable sophisticated porch music and what can now be recognized uniquely as The Lovely and Talented.